Travelling to Vienna
Vienna is located at the intersection of major European traffic routes: It can be easily reached by car on the motorway from its Eastern, Western, Southern and Northern neighbors. Trains arriving at the newly erected Vienna main train station connect it to all major European cities. Travelling to Vienna by plane is possible through Vienna International Airport (20 min transfer to the city center), or through Bratislava International Airport (1 hour transfer to Vienna city center) which both are frequently served from all major European and international airports.
How to reach the Conference Venue from the airport
If you arrive by plane and would like to directly proceed to the conference center, you will have the following options:
- For the most convenient connection to the conference venue, take the train (“Schnellbahn”) line S7 (departure 18min or 48min after the full hour) directly from the airport to the center. The ride takes approximately 35 minutes, interval 30 minutes, get off at station 'Landstraße'. From station 'Landstraße' take the subway U4 (green line) in direction "Hütteldorf". The conference site is in walking distance of the station "Karlsplatz".
- Another possibility is the Railjet RJ, departure always 3min or 33min after the full hour. Get off at "Wien Hauptbahnhof" and take the subway U1 (red line) in direction "Wien Leopoldau". The conference site is in walking distance of the station "Karlsplatz".
- There is also an airport bus to the center of Vienna ("Morzinplatz/Schwedenplatz"). From Schwedenplatz you can take the underground U4 (green line) in direction "Hütteldorf". The conference site is in walking distance of the station "Karlsplatz".
- by Taxi: you may want to take a taxi as well, the price should be around EUR 40-50
An overview of the different options to travel from the airport to the city center is found at: https://www.wien.info/en/travel-info/to-and-around/airport-to-center
How to reach the Conference Venue by public transport
The conference venue is easily reachable by public transport. The nearest stations are the subway station "Karlsplatz" (green, purple and red line) or the station “Resselgasse” for the trams no 1 and 62. You will need a ticket for zone 100 (Wien Kernzone), about EUR 2,20 for a single ride.